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Chinese Grassbird Graminicola striatus striatus  
Chinese Grassbird
Photographer : © David Fisher/Sunbird
Location :Inle Lake, Taunggyi District, Shan State, Myanmar
Date : 5 February 2015
English synonyms:Large Grass Warbler, Rufous-rumped Grassbird
Bird Family :Megalurinae - Grassbirds
Bird Group :PASSERIFORMES
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic.

Rufous-rumped Grassbird Graminicola bengalensis has been split into Indian Grassbird Graminicola bengalensis and Chinese Grassbird Graminicola striatus (including sinicus) following Leader, P. J., Carey, G. J., Olsson, U., Baral, H. S. & Alström, P. (2010) The taxonomic status of Rufous-rumped Grassbird Graminicola bengalensis, with comments on its distribution and status. Forktail 26: 121-126.

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